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[ANALYSIS] Does Gen Z care about social and political issues?

Nov 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The picture that emerges is that the surveyed Gen Z have quick access to information online and are immersed in social media. But they are not diligent critical thinkers.

Where self-care and social issues collide: Q&A with 'All Skincare, Sometimes Shade'

Aug 03, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Rappler talks to the creator of the viral Facebook page about skin care, Philippine society, and issues that disrupt both

5 years of groundbreaking investigative journalism

Oct 03, 2017 - 5:45 PM

These stories take a lot of resources to make, but we believe they are important in a democracy – especially in the face of impunity, corruption, and propaganda

NBA ready to help players take 'meaningful action' on social issues

Sep 23, 2016 - 1:43 PM

The league and the Players Association working together have begun developing substantive ways for us to come together and take meaningful action

New NBA commissioner Adam Silver shot back at Michele Roberts, saying the salary cap system has been the basis for the league's growth. File photo by Paul Buck/EPA

Jesuit groups: Hero's burial for Marcos 'buries human dignity'

Aug 20, 2016 - 7:39 PM

Burying the dictator in the Libingan ng mga Bayani will not heal our wounded country Jesuit groups say

MARCOS FAMILY. Former first lady Imelda Marcos (2nd from the right) and her children weep on September 9, 1993, during a public eulogy for Ferdinand Marcos in Batac, Philippines. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

The funny in the Filipino

Apr 26, 2015 - 3:09 PM

Are Filipinos trying to escape our country s harsh realities through humor?

Toronto's immigrants: The hidden homeless

Apr 14, 2014 - 9:00 PM

Racialized newcomers and recent immigrants are much more likely to live in overcrowded conditions while Canadian born and long term immigrant respondents are more likely to live in bad building conditions

What gifts do you wish for on the feast of the three kings?

Jan 06, 2012 - 12:03 PM

The people can live on Corona and Arroyo trials alone stressed multi sectoral group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan

Bayan's "Three Kings"